MALAYSIA - Malaysia has organised nationwide sales for the past 13 years that have evolved into the 1Malaysia Grand Prix (GP) Sales in March, 1Malaysia Mega Sale Carnival in the summer and 1Malaysia
KYOTO - Free Wi-Fi points across the city of Kyoto, Japan have been significantly increased in order to provide convenient internet access for locals, business travellers and especially tourists. Free
IMPACT launches a special wedding promotion with full services and the perfect venue that can accommodate up to 3,500 people. More than 150 Indian couples have chosen Thailand to their host their
HONG KONG and MACAU - StarWorld Macau recently garnered the "Best Service Hotel of the Year" award during "2013 China Travel and Meetings Industry Awards" presentation ceremony held in Shanghai,
SINGAPORE - Concorde Hotel Singapore announced that it has received a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence award, for the third year running. The accolade, which honours hospitality excellence, is
KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA - Malaysia posted an impressive overall tourism growth in 2012, capping off a string of tourism accolades that placed the nation in the global limelight. Tourist arrivals rose
BANGKOK- This is an original initiative especially if it proves that it can attract customers. In cooperation with the Tourism Authority of Thailand and Lonely Planet guide books, TCC Hotels Group,
BANGKOK- Myanmar releases its first “Policy on community involvement in tourism” which will set benchmarks for local population who wishes to open up to tourism but also to be able to master its
TOKYO - Fujita Kanko, a leading Japanese hospitality company, announced that four of its properties are now offering special accommodation and dining plans for firefly season. Fireflies have had an
BANGKOK- We could call a “wrong good idea”. When it was launched by the fugitive ex Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra back to 2003, the Thailand Elite Card was supposedly a sesame to a range of
HONG KONG - Auberge Discovery Bay Hong Kong’s unique new seaside retreat is a one-of-a-kind conference venue providing an attractive resort setting just a short ferry ride from one of the world’s
BEIJING - Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts will debut its third Traders hotel in Malaysia with the opening of the 283-room Traders Hotel, Puteri Harbour, Johor, Malaysia on 1 June 2013. The hotel's
BANGKOK - Hawaii-based Outrigger Hotels and Resorts announced that it has purchased from Dubai-based Kingdom Hotel Investments the 181-key Movenpick Resort and Spa Mauritius in the island nation of
What is the perception of Air France in Asia?
Marnix Fruitema- Both brand of KLM and Air France have helped establish a very strong position in Asia. Both airlines have strong links: Air France is
BELLEVUE, WASH. – Paul Gauguin Cruises, operator of the highest-rated and longest continually sailing luxury cruise ship in the South Pacific, the m/s Paul Gauguin, and the newly launched m/v Tere
SINGAPORE - Global travel technology company Sabre, and Expedia, Inc. have expanded their global technology partnership into Asia. Expedia's online business in Singapore and Malaysia is now powered by
TOKYO – Hotel Chinzanso Tokyo, the iconic five-star flagship property of leading Japanese hospitality company Fujita Kanko, announced a new “Experience Japan” package available beginning June 1st
THE Turkish government on April 17 launched an e-visa service, coinciding with the peak outbound April-July season for Indians travelling to Turkey, in the hopes of attracting more tourists.
OCEAN Park Hong Kong is making a sales mission to Indonesia later this year to tap the leisure segment as well as the steadily growing MICE market.
BANGKOK, 29 May 2013: Hoteliers in ASEAN will need to build a higher level of cooperation to cope with a shortage of human resources that will hit the hotel industry soon.
DANANG, 29 May 2013: Danang a major port city and tourism gateway in central Vietnam will provide free internet access for residents and tourists by September.
New resort brand, Atmosphere, will launch the first of its Indian Ocean properties, Atmosphere Kanifushi Maldives, in the popular tropical archipelago this November.
SINGAPORE– The first polar bear born in the tropics, Singapore Zoo’s very own Inuka, moved into his new Frozen Tundra home today during a grand ‘housecooling’ party. The 2,700 sq metre exhibit
HONG KONG - Hong Kong-based New World Hospitality, a rapidly expanding international hotel management company whose portfolio includes ultra-luxury Rosewood Hotels & Resorts(R), deluxe New World
Serena Williams perfected her serve at Beachcomber's Paradis Hotel & Golf Club ahead of The Australian Open and now guests are invited to swing their racket where the stars do at one of the most